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Was Saint Patrick Irish?
So you think you know Saint Patrick
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We all enjoy dressing in green for a day and decorating with shamrocks on March 17th. Rivers are turned the color of emeralds and streets around the world are littered with glittering showers of green, while pubs and bars are celebrating their most profitable day of the year. But why do we do it?
Saint Patrick is known for spreading Christianity throughout Ireland as a missionary. How did the spreading of Gods word get tangled up with leprechauns and four leaf clovers?
Unravel the mystery surrounding this venerated patron Saint by taking the quiz below.
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Discover the truth about Saint Patrick
- BBC - Religions - Christianity: Saint Patrick
The history of Saint Patrick, Ireland's patron saint, who is credited by myths with bringing Christianity to the Irish and driving the snakes out of Ireland.